US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warns that President Donald Trump is ready to use force against Turkey when needed Pompeo made the statement in a statement to the US Broadcasting Agency That Washington prefers peace over war However, if military action is needed, we are fully prepared to do.
Earlier, the US president had said on the Syrian issue That is despite the slightest breach of ceasefire in northern Syria He said he expected the day before the ceasefire agreement ended That Turkey will abide by the agreement so they do not want to threaten Turkey with further sanctions.
The US president said that if Turkey demonstrates mistreatment So the US will impose tariffs and restrictions on its products Trump told reporters in the White House during a meeting of his administration That the US has never made a commitment to protect the Kurds in the region for 400 years. The US president said he did not want to keep the US military in Syria According to Trump, a limited number of US troops will remain in Syria Some of them will be stationed at the border with Jordan While others will protect some of the oil fields.
Meanwhile, Turkish military sources said That a 120-hour ceasefire between Ankara and Washington Starting at 10pm local time this evening The purpose of the ceasefire was to make Kurdish fighters evacuate their bases in northeast Syria.